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Live Kirei

A gentle, sustainable, more beautiful way of life, for the future of our families and the planet.

EMPOWERING CHANGE

The MyKirei by KAO brand is designed to help people live a more beautiful life, inside and out. Our products help people make their own lives clean and beautiful without compromising the beauty and cleanliness of the world around them. But our commitment doesn’t end there. We recognize that we are all connected and by taking positive actions, we can inspire a wave of good in our society.

HOW TO CREATE YOUR OWN HEAVENLY YUZU BATH
In the Japanese tradition, it is customary to take a warm yuzu bath to bring good luck and good health, and help to ward off colds, soothe the skin, and relax the mind.

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GET YOUR ENTIRE FAMILY TO PRACTICE GOOD HANDWASHING HABITS
We know that frequent handwashing is one of the best ways to prevent the spread of germs. These doctor-approved strategies will help motivate everyone in your house to be diligent hand washers.

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4 BEST WAYS TO SOOTHE DRY HANDS
They're your vessels of touch and connection-and so worthy of TLC. We rounded up easy, dermatologist-approved remedies for treating and caring for irritated hands-even when skin is eczema-prone.

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3 WAYS PEONY IMPROVES YOUR SKIN
One of the most beautiful flowers, the peony, can work some incredible magic on your skin. Here's how you can reap all of its soft, smooth, radiant benefits. 

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HOW TO CREATE KAWAII IN YOUR LIFE AND YOUR HOME
The Japanese word "kawaii" translates to "cute" in English, and kawaii is ingrained in Japan's culture. It is the culture of cuteness. Things that are childlike, innocent, playful, and downright adorable are kawaii, and they are everywhere. 

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4 EASY WAYS TO REDUCE PLASTIC WASTE IN YOUR BEAUTY ROUTINE

You don’t have to sacrifice self-care to become a more sustainable-minded beauty consumer. Just follow our guide of simple ways you can significantly cut back on excess plastic waste.

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5 SMALL CHANGES THAT CREATE AN ECO-FRIENDLIER BATHROOM
Making your bathroom more sustainable doesn’t require expensive renovations. A few simple lifestyle tweaks can help make your getting-ready time greener while keeping you glowing.

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5 WAYS TO CREATE THE MOST CALMING SHOWER
The everyday ritual of getting clean can also have incredible mood-boosting benefits. These expert tips make it so easy to turn your shower into a soothing oasis of good energy. 

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THE SECRET TO GLOWING SKIN
Your skin’s barrier is a mighty force field that acts as a buffer between you and the outside world. But some of our most common habits can throw it off-balance, triggering dryness, itching, sensitivity, and more. These pro tips and a few key ingredients will put you on the fast track to healthy, radiant skin.

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HOW TO DETANGLE HAIR LIKE A PRO
Oh, what a tangled web we weave when we’re overzealous with our combing and brushing techniques. To unfurl hair gently and avoid knots in the first place, follow these tried-and-true expert tips.

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4 HAIR AND SKIN BENEFITS OF CAMELLIA OIL
This all-star natural oil is a staple in Japanese beauty rituals for a good reason—it’s chock full of nourishing ingredients that have an incredible effect on hair and skin. Learn what makes camellia oil so special and the best expert-approved ways to use it.

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5 TOP REASONS TO USE RICE WATER FOR HAIR
Can it help hair grow? Will it strengthen and soften my strands? Do I have to cook a batch to get all the goodness? We rounded up the research to bring you the facts about the hair benefits of rice water.

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